Meet Dr. DiRussa
Dr. Brian J. DiRussa received his BA from Ithaca College in 1989 and then went on to receive his Doctorate of Chiropractic (D.C.) at Life Chiropractic College in Marietta, Georgia in 1994. Immediately after graduation, he started practicing chiropractic at the Kale International Chiropractic Clinic in Moscow, Russia. Upon his return from Russia, he practiced as an associate in several large, high volume chiropractic and multidisciplinary offices in New York City, Queens and Long Island. He and his wife, Dr. Lisa Frisicano then opened their own private practice in Southampton, NY in 1996.
Dr. DiRussa has post graduate certificates in radiology, surface EMG diagnostics and specific upper cervical techniques. He is currently board certified in chiropractic pediatrics and holds a diplomate status from the International Chiropractic Association’s Council on Chiropractic Pediatrics. He has additional training in biophysics (posture science) through the Chiropractic Biophysics certification program and cervical acceleration/deceleration (whiplash) through the Spine Research Institute of San Diego.
Dr. DiRussa is a member of the International Council on Chiropractic Pediatrics (since 1998), The Chiropractic Leadership Alliance (since 1997), The World Chiropractic Alliance (since 2000) and The New York Chiropractic Council (since 1994).
He has been a guest lecturer at the Southampton Senior Center, the Southampton Village Ambulance Corps, Southampton Youth Services at Southampton Rec. Center, the Sag Harbor Schools Psychology Dept., The Southampton Montessori School and The NY Chiropractic Council District 1 Conference.
Dr. DiRussa has received recognition from the Town of Southampton, The County of Suffolk, The Governor’s Office of the State of New York, The New York State Assembly, The Sag Harbor School district, The Southampton Elementary School, The Southampton Montessori School, the Suffolk chapter of The Red Cross, The Animal Rescue Fund and Human Resources of the Hamptons for humanitarian works and community service.
When Dr. Brian is not helping families gain optimal health and wellness, he enjoys spending time with his family, fishing, boating and hunting.